Example sentences for: day--the

How can you use “day--the” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • There were many other grave problems as well, not least--as I mentioned the other day--the Afghan War, none of which were a result of Western policy.

  • In the main French papers, the Kosovo crisis ranked second to the main story of the day--the enforced leave taken because of a sex-and-money scandal by Judge Roland Dumas as head of the Constitutional Council, the French equivalent of the U.S.

  • Then my clothes were dryand awfully hot and I held my face to a hot dry towel.I wanted to live--to live enough; but to live all day--the sunburn and the gravitation--but my father was stillreading.

  • Fat jokes are the order of the day--the meaner, the better.

  • (At Conroy's Pharmacy in West Tisbury, I have a reputation as a wild-and-crazy big spender because I reserve seven papers a day--the New York Times , Daily News , and Post , the two Boston papers, plus the Journal and, of course, USA Today , where I hold a day job as a columnist.)

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